Poetry Reading: Michael Longley and The Rialto Nature and Place Competition

Event Date: 
14 Jun 2018 -
19:00 to 20:30
Type: 
Member Events

THE RIALTO | RSPB | BIRDLIFE | CAMBRIDGE CONSERVATION INITIATIVE present an evening of poetry at the David Attenborough Building.

1st Prize of £1000 – ‘The winter-king’ by Rae Howells

2nd Prize of £500 – ‘Owl’ by Mark Roper

3rd Prize of A place on a creative writing course at Ty Newydd– ‘Lark’s song for a deserted farmhouse’ by Jane Wheeler

Additional Prize of a personal tour with Mark Cocker of his most cherished wildlife places in East Anglia – ‘Mirabelles’ by Susan Mobbs

Additional Prize of a personal tour with Nick Davies of Wicken Fen – ‘Old Lady Moth’ by Alexandra Davis

This will be followed by Micahel Longley, this year's judge, reading his poems.

Book signing afterwards.

£11.07 per person